Happy Halloween from all the ghosts and ghouls at HDFEST.
Check out Stephanie’s review of The Strangers and see if it fits into your late night Halloween plans. The entire review is just a click away.
An unsuspecting couple are staying at a place that nobody can get to quickly. Masked men and women lead them in a game of cat and mouse. An axe is the weapon of choice. But it is more psychological than graphic violence that scares. The attackers just stalk their prey at a snail’s pace, leading the couple to do things they wouldn’t do normally.
HDFEST’s resident robot from the future, gives his take on The Big White starring Robin Williams, now released on Blu-Ray (released July 29th)
The film’s setting is the brutally cold US state of Alaska, where a group of “quirky” characters tell a story that is a bit hard to categorize. This could be part of the reason the film did not meet with a wider success, as due to the fact that the film is hard to categorize many man-apes were likely confused by it and man-ape studio executives were, of course, totally bewildered in terms of how to correctly market the film. Read the rest of The Big White review here